These sites discuss obstacles that immigrants encounter in the United States. Topics like exploitation, employment differences, housing problems, cultural obstacles, language barriers, and equity issues are covered.
Engage students through dialogue, documentation, research, and interviews to understand their role in society. Students will discuss their own family history and analyze concerns related to immigration.
This site contains immigration statistics for 2006. Teachers and students can find information such as demographic profiles on legal permanent residents and unauthorized immigrants populations estimates.
Click on the radio icon and listen to a radio clip about why many immigrants cannot achieve English fluency even though they have lived in the U.S. for a long time. Lack of English classes, work, family duties, and other obstacles are listed as major reasons in this story.